PODCAST End of an Era: Matt Aaron Leaves Bitcoin com for His Own Startup, Reflects on Career

TL;DR: At the start of the present year, quietly Matt Aaron, host of Humans of Bitcoin, left his post for a startup. Aaron helped...

$45,000,000 Worth of BCH & BTC Claimed Stolen in SIM Attack: Doubts Linger About Veracity

TL;DR: On February 21, 2020, Redditor u/zhoujianfu claimed about $30 million worth of bitcoin cash (BCH) had been hacked from him in an apparent...

JPMorgan 180° Change on Bitcoin in New, 74 Page Report: Hedge Against Fiat Currencies

TL;DR: What a difference only a couple of years make. JPMorgan Chase & Co., the largest investment bank in the United States, recently noted,...

Pressure Mounts: Pro-Crypto Trump Federal Reserve Nominee Gets Heat Ahead of Potential Vote

TL;DR: Pressure is mounting for US President Donald Trump to once again abandon a Federal Reserve nominee. Administration economic advisor Judy Shelton got the...

Sweden Tests E-Krona, Shopify Joins Libra, Blockchain Insurance Issues Payouts in bZx Attacks

TL;DR: Welcome to In Case You Missed It (ICYMI), a daily crypto news update. Sweden tests e-krona. Canadian e-commerce company Shopify joins Libra Association. Blockchain insurance...

First Bitcoin Cash Developer Meeting After IFP Proposal: Amaury Séchet Explains Position, Status

TL;DR: The second Bitcoin Cash Development meeting for 2020 took place recently, first since the now very controversial Infrastructure Funding Plan for Bitcoin Cash (IFP)...

Malta Financial Regulator: Binance Not Authorized to Operate in the Cryptocurrency Sphere

TL;DR: The Malta Financial Services Authority (MFSA) recently reiterated its stance on one of the world's biggest cryptocurrency exchanges by volume, Binance. The MFSA...

Paxos Debuts Settlement Services, Morgan Stanley Acquires E*Trade, Feds Dump BTC on Market

TL;DR: Welcome to In Case You Missed It (ICYMI), a daily crypto news update. Paxos launches securities settlement service. Morgan Stanley acquires E*Trade brokerage. Virtual world...

PODCAST Young Developer in NYC: pokkst on the IFP, Selling His Project, & Leaving BTC

TL;DR: Young developer pokkst is an up-and-coming force within the peer-to-peer electronic cash community. Projects such as tipbitcoin.cash and Crescent Wallet are largely held...

Thiel’s Layer1 Starts Mining in Texas, IRS to Meet Crypto Companies, €52 Million BTC Confiscated

TL;DR: Welcome to In Case You Missed It (ICYMI), a daily crypto news update. Layer1 starts mining operations in Texas. IRS invites crypto companies to discuss...

Bitcoin Cash Developers Fork ABC Reference Implementation Client, Create “BCH Node”

TL;DR: "Due to strong demand from prominent Bitcoin businesses, miners, mining pools, and developers," anonymous developer freetrader announced, "we are releasing a minimally-altered client...

Michael Bloomberg on Crypto Rules, Tether Volume 50% of Market, EOS Governance Problems

TL;DR: Welcome to In Case You Missed It (ICYMI), a daily crypto news update. Michael Bloomberg proposes to establish clearer crypto regulations. Ethereum DeFi bZx protocol...